Turning Off

Unfortunately I have to close off blog comments before midnight tonight, due to our absurd and outdated electoral laws.  I have set my blog so that all comments posted will go to moderation, and I will then release them after 7:00 pm tomorrow. I have done this now, as I am out late tonight, and…

A Warning And A Simple Plea

The Herald’s John Armstrong asks, should we prepare for the zombie apocalypse? Armstrong is referring to the rise of Winston Peters from the dead, but what he fails to appreciate is that a much more real zombie menace is around the corner. You may scoff, but I am convinced that all the signs are pointing…

Trying Hard To Lose

National Party candidate for Epsom Paul Goldsmith last night told a business gathering in Newmarket that he was once a mercenary for former Libyan dictator Muammar Gaddafi. The revelation came after a television news poll showed Mr Goldsmith is well in front of ACT’s John Banks in the race for Epsom electorate. Prime Minister John…